Janz Rondon

Senior Reservoir and Completions Engineer

Janz Rondon is a Senior Consulting Engineer at ResFrac, providing value to the energy industry by optimizing the development of fracturing and reservoir projects.

He provides a unique combination of engineering and management experience from a variety of roles in operations, sales, training, technical, and business development. Janz worked at Schlumberger for over 17 years as a fracturing and engineering manager, leading and completing projects and teams across multiple basins in North America. His previous role was the lead instructor and learning manager for multiple product lines at the global learning center. He is the recipient of the 2018 Completion Optimization and Technology Award – Rocky Mountain North America Region, Society Petroleum Engineers.

Janz attended the Universidad de los Andes in Bogota, Colombia where he completed his bachelor studies in civil engineering and masters in geotechnics. He resides in Denver, Colorado with his wife and three children. He is passionate about the cycling world, particularly building bicycles and optimizing athletic performances in the sport. Janz was originally transferred to the US from Colombia, without any knowledge of English. He picked it up while working for Schlumberger in the Wyoming and North Dakota fields.

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Welcoming Dr. Thomas Finkbeiner to the team as a Senior Technical Advisor

ResFrac is honored to welcome Dr. Thomas Finkbeiner to the team as a Senior Technical Advisor. Having lived many years in the region and consulted with Saudi Aramco and others, Thomas brings valuable technical and regional expertise to the ResFrac team. We look forward to his contribution as we develop and penetrate the rapidly growing Middle East market.

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Notable papers from the 2024 SPE Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference

Last week wrapped another outstanding SPE Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference. Every year, I write a blog post highlighting notable HFTC papers. Here is this year’s edition! As in past years, this is not an attempt to pick the ‘best’ papers. It’s a selection of papers that I personally found insightful, based on my own interests and specialization.

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